Everything We Know About Destiny 2’s Forsaken DLC

Des­tiny 2’s For­sak­en expan­sion will launch on Sep­tem­ber 4th, Bungie announced today dur­ing a livestream. 

For­sak­en is a big expan­sion, like The Tak­en King and Rise of iron in Des­tiny OG. For­sak­en takes play­ers back to the reef. For­sak­en is has a good old west­ern revenge theme and kicks off with hav­ing to break Cayde‑6 out of prison. Bungie is stay­ing tight lipped with any addi­tion­al infor­ma­tion about the sto­ry until E3

The weapons sys­tem is see­ing some changes. The kinet­ic weapon slot will be able to house shot­guns, a new mod sys­tem is com­ing along side a new mas­ter­work sys­tem that will let you lev­el up your weapons over­time as you play. A new weapon is also com­ing: The Bow and Arrow. 

A new fea­ture called “Col­lec­tions” is also being added to help you track all the items you can acquire in For­sak­en. Col­lec­tions will allow you to look at sets and see how to go get the items you are missing. 

Everything We Know About Destiny 2's Forsaken DLC

For­sak­en adds 3 new super abil­i­ties. Fire Knifes that do what they sound like they do, a giant ham­mer that when slammed caus­es a fire tor­na­do and the war­lock will be able to tele­port then explode.

For the first time in Des­tiny 2, a new raid is being added. This new raid is named “Dream­ing City” and fea­tures more boss­es than any pre­vi­ous raid in the Des­tiny series. Dream­ing City also fea­tures a mas­sive free roam­ing area (like The Tak­en Kings Dread­naught) with puz­zles and plen­ty of secrets to solve and dis­cov­er. Like The Leviathan ( the raid Des­tiny 2 shipped with) Dream­ing City will see more con­tent added overtime.


First thing you need to know is that You must own Des­tiny 2 AND Expan­sions 1 and 2 before pre-order­ing any of the bun­dles list­ed below. None of them include the core game or expan­sions 1 and 2.

Destiny 2 Forsaken — Standard Edition ($40 USD)

Everything We Know About Destiny 2's Forsaken DLC

If you pre-order any ver­sion of the For­sak­en expan­sion at a par­tic­i­pat­ing retail­er you will receive the following:

  • Ace of Spades Last Hand Exot­ic Ornament
  • Queen of Hearts Exot­ic Ship
  • Stand­off Exot­ic Emote
  • Shades of Cayde‑6 Armor Shaders

Destiny 2 Forsaken — Digital Deluxe Edition ($80 USD)

Everything We Know About Destiny 2's Forsaken DLC

  • The For­sak­en Expansion
  • All Stan­dard Edi­tion Bonuses
  • The Annu­al Pass (more info on that below)
  • The Awok­en Leg­end Set, which includes, A Wrath Majes­tic Leg­endary Bow Orna­ment, Ves­t­ian Ghost Shell and the Dirge Pal­adin Emblem. (Ghost Shell and Bow Orna­ment pic­tured above)

Destiny 2 Forsaken Annual Pass ($35 USD)

Everything We Know About Destiny 2's Forsaken DLC

This does not include the For­sak­en Expan­sion. The Des­tiny 2 For­sak­en Annu­al Pass gives you access to the next 3 expan­sions com­ing to Des­tiny 2: Black Armory is com­ing in win­ter 2018, Jok­er’s Wild in spring 2019 and Penum­bra in sum­mer 2019. The Annu­al Pass does not include Des­tiny 2, Expan­sions 1 or 2 or the For­sak­en expansion.

Destiny 2 Forsaken and Annual Pass ($70 USD)

Everything We Know About Destiny 2's Forsaken DLC

This bun­dle comes with For­sak­en and the Annu­al Pass. 

Des­tiny 2’s For­sak­en Expan­sion is avail­able for pre-order now on Playsta­tion 4, Xbox One and PC.


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